News Obituaries Philip Chevron (1957-2013)

Philip Chevron (1957-2013)

Posted Oct. 8, 2013, 8:19 p.m. in Obituaries by Loren
Philip Chevron (1957-2013)

Pogues and Radiators from Space guitarist Philip Chevron passed away this morning after battling neck and throat cancer. He was first diagnosed with esophageal cancer in 2007 and it returned earlier this year. The Pogues offered the following statement via facebook:

After a long illness we are sorry to inform you that Philip passed away peacefully this morning and we all send our sincere condolences to his family.

Leave a comment
Share this content
Related news

Bands Pogues boxset being compiled

Posted Oct. 22, 2013, 7:49 a.m. in Bands by Loren

The Pogues have announced via facebook that they are teaming with Rhino UK on a boxset that will bring together ...

Bands Pogues guitarist terminally ill

Posted May 18, 2013, 8:56 a.m. in Bands by Loren

Philip Chevron, guitarist in The Pogues and Radiators from Space, has revealed that his previously treated head and neck cancer ...

More from Obituaries

Obituaries Somos guitarist Phil Haggerty passes away

Posted Aug. 19, 2019, 8:58 p.m. in Obituaries by Loren

Boston's Somos have announced the upcoming release of its third album, Prison On A Hill, but also tragic news ...

Obituaries Lorna Doom (1958-2019)

Posted Jan. 21, 2019, 11:30 a.m. in Obituaries by Loren

Teresa Ryan, known in the punk scene as Lorna Doom of The Germs, passed away last week on Jan. 16 ...

Obituaries Buzzcocks’ Pete Shelley passes away

Posted Dec. 15, 2018, 8:58 a.m. in Obituaries by Loren

Pete Shelley, the vocalist/guitarist of the influential Buzzcocks, passed away last week at the age of 63 due to ...



Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.